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Text and Photos: Teddie Taylor The Curse of the Dead tour has a bit of everything for everyone, with Gatecreeper, Oathbreaker, Iron Reagan and Skeletonwitch on the bill. Nothing sounds alike and no set feels the same. The only common thread between beginning and end were bassist Sean Mears’ and

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Teddie Taylor
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Interview & Photos: Teddie Taylor Oathbreaker surprised everyone when their latest album began with clean, acapella vocals. Rheia is in a category of its own, showcasing an expanse of various sounds the band has never before fully explored. The Belgium-based group, only having toured America twice before since their 2011

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Martin Gusinde

Martin Gusinde was a German missionary who traveled to the southernmost tip of South America in 1919 in order to do what missionaries do, convert the locals to Christianity. Instead, he was introduced to the cultures of the indigenous people who lived on the archipelago of Tierra Del Fuego: the

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Photo by Josh Klassman

The children of the 70’s that roamed Venice beach became the teenagers of the 80’s that found Hardcore Punk, Hip Hop, Break Dancing  and Gang Culture. Two things that we never let go of were skateboarding and surfing, because they were in our blood. It’s hard to separate the Z-boys from the Dogtown

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After a couple of weeks of abstinence, Catalina couldn’t resist using drugs any longer. She wrote: “it’s too late, I’m a drug addict and there is nothing left to do.”
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Photographer and anthropologist Massimo Branca first met Catalina in 2013 when she was 17 years old. “Her large, black eyes seemed to become more mysterious the longer I looked at them,” he said. “It took me a lot to understand just how much she had been through in her short

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Scientology has a notorious reputation as one of the silliest and most lucrative religious businesses on the planet. Although their global membership is estimated to be around 8 million, the numbers are very foggy and mysterious, with only about 30,000 in the US and a handful of thousands scattered through the rest

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